Kentucky House Speaker’s Political Fate Will Rest With Panel

Jan 05, 2018 - Time Magazine
Board and Executive Moves

(FRANKFORT, Ky.) — The political fate of Kentucky’s Republican House speaker will rest in the hands of four women and two men who must decide whether to recommend expelling him, after he signed a secret sexual harassment settlement with a woman in his office.

Eight Republican lawmakers filed formal disciplinary charges against Jeff Hoover on Wednesday, alleging he sexually harassed a woman in his office and then used taxpayer resources to cover it up. They asked a special committee to ...